Around the league
VIKINGS: Minnesota released cornerback A.J. Jefferson after he was arrested and jailed on a domestic assault complaint.
JETS: Rex Ryan says struggling rookie Geno Smith will remain the starting quarterback for the team’s game Sunday against the Dolphins.
TITANS: The NFL has suspended safety Michael Griffin one game without pay as a repeat offender of the league’s rules prohibiting hits to the head and neck area of defenseless players.
BEARS: Quarterback Jay Cutler will likely miss at least another game because of a high left ankle sprain.